Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Pionia Walker, 1854 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (1) : 255.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Euchromia lycoides Walker, 1854. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 256.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) VENEZUELA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Pionia was established as a subgenus of Euchromia Hübner, [1819].

See also: Correbia Herrich-Schäffer, [1855].

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